Why are there lots of girls in environmental engineering?

I would think girls thought wastewater plants, tending to landfills, etc were gross.

3 Answers

  • 9 years ago
    Best Answer

    Well, first, you're generalizing about girls. Girls may be all "sugar and spice and everything nice", but not all girls are grossed out by "dirty" things.

    Secondly, engineering, especially environmental engineering, is a highly-desired degree/profession. Engineering used to be predominantly male, like most of science and math, though not so much anymore.

    Plus, there is a lot more to environmental engineering than landfills and wastewater treatment plants.

  • 9 years ago

    There are a lot of young people who care about the environment nowadays

  • Anonymous
    9 years ago

    Nope..not all girls are like that.

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